Level 5 Diploma in Computing

ATHE Level 5 Diploma in Computing

Duration

9 Months

Start Date

Every Month

Overview

The ATHE Level 5 Diploma qualification that provides the core knowledge, understanding and skills to support learners planning to complete their education in computing. It is equivalent to the first year of a degree programme in computing in terms of size and level. Computing is a 120-credit Ofqual regulated qualification.

  • Advanced learner loans are available in the UK.
  • Graded ‘Achieved’ or ‘Not achieved’.
  • Designed with support from universities.
  • Can be delivered in the classroom by distance or by blended learning..

Entry Criteria

  • Age: 19 +
  • Prior study in computing or related subjects at level 4 or above
  • A level 4 qualification, for example, an ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Computing
  • Other equivalent international qualification.

Qualification structures

Learners must complete all the below 10 mandatory units.

  • Cyber Security
  • Web-Based Development
  • Innovative Technologies in Computing
  • Software Development Methodologies
  • Network Design
  • Database Design and Development
  • Ethical, Legal and Regulatory Issues and Professional Responsibilities in IT
  • Strategic Management Information Systems
  • Managing a Computing Project
  • Computing Research Methods

Assessments

  • Time-constrained scenario-based assignments
  • No examinations.

Career Path

On competition of the diploma, learners can progress onto a variety of bachelor degree top-up programmes at a university, including those where we have progression agreements.

Fees & Funding

Single Payment (Full Payment)

The cost includes 20% VAT. International Students (Besides EU Countries) will be exempted from the VAT.
Course Fee £1100.40
Registration Fee £180.00
Total Cost (Inclusive of 20% VAT) £1280.40

£768.24

Monthly Instalment Plan

The cost includes 20% VAT. International Students (Besides EU Countries) will be exempted from the VAT.
Course Fee £1100.40
ATHE Registration Fee £180.00
Administration Charge £180.00
Total Cost (Inclusive of 20% VAT) £1460.40

£1168.32

Initial Deposit (including Registration) £408.91
8 Monthly Instalments £94.92 on 1st week of each month.